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Professional Company Dancer 2004-2011
Festival Ballet Providence Providence, RI

Professional experience includes, but not limited to:

  • Leaves Are Fading, Principal, Staged by Amanda McKerrow and John Gardner
  • 1001 Nights, Chief of Thieves, Choreographed by Eldar Aliev
  • Widow’s Broom, Doug Spivey, Choreographed by Victor Plotnikov
  • Carmen, Captain, Choreographed by Victor Plotnikov
  • Con Amore. Sailor, Choreographed by Lew Christensen
  • Allegro Brillante, Rubies, Concerto Barocco, Donizetti Variations, Choreographed
  • 2 & 3 Parts Invention, Choreographed by Jerome Robbins, Soloist, Staged by Elise
  • Drosselmeyer, Nutcracker, Choreographed by Mihalo Djuric

Additional Professional Experience


Director of Educational Outreach 2010-2012
Festival Ballet Providence (FBP) Providence, RI

  • Directed the artistic collaboration with regional non-profits and educational establishments for outreach programming.
  • Directed and managed all existing educational outreach programs involving local schools and the Rhode Island community. Programs at FBP include Adaptive Dance (dance classes for children with Down Syndrome), Discover Dance, and a national- pilot inclusive dance program
  • Established and managed residency programs, master classes and specialty workshops, including initiating the residency program with Trinity Academy of the Performing Arts
  • Compiled information and wrote grant proposals for educational outreach programs.
  • Managed project budgets for outreach programs under supervision of the Executive
    Director
  • Worked with marketing staff on the execution and distribution of materials for
    educational performances and the promotion of outreach programs
  • Supervised outreach interns and volunteers

Judge 2003-2004
Utah Dance Fest Logan, UT

Education


Bachelor of Fine Arts, Emphasis on Ballet Performing and Teaching 2000-2004
University of Utah, Utah Ballet Salt Lake City, UT

  • First undergraduate to choreograph for Utah Ballet Productions
  • First Undergraduate to conduct for Utah Ballet Educational Lectures and Demonstrations for school performances

Student 1990-2000
Performing Arts School of Worcester, Worcester Youth Ballet Worcester, MA

High School Graduate 1995-2000
Burncoat Senior Magnet High School, Dance Department Worcester, MA

Summer Dance Programs include:
Performing Arts School of Worcester
Boston Ballet
Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet

References furnished upon request